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Sri Lanka v Australia Test Match Series Sri Lanka v Australia: Australia v Sri Lanka
24-03-2004 at Colombo

Australia beat Sri Lanka by 121 runs


Australia won the toss and decided to bat
First Innings
Australia
401 all out (115.1 overs)
Sri Lanka
407 all out (127.1 overs)
Second Innings
Australia
375 all out (106.2 overs)
Sri Lanka
248 all out (93.4 overs)

 Australia Innings
 Batsman Runs  Balls  4s  6s 
 J L Langer c T M Dilshan b W P U J C Vaas 19  29 
 M L Hayden c sub b T T Samaraweera 25  46 
 R T Ponting c M Muralitharan b W P U J C Vaas 92  138  11 
 D R Martyn c K C Sangakkara b W P U J C Vaas 14  44 
 D S Lehmann c S T Jayasuriya b M Muralitharan 153  269  14 
 S M Katich c and b M Muralitharan 14  36 
 A C Gilchrist c S T Jayasuriya b M Muralitharan 22  45 
 S K Warne lbw b M Muralitharan 32  71 
 J N Gillespie c H P Tillakaratne b M Muralitharan 10 
 M S Kasprowicz b S T Jayasuriya
 B A Williams not out
 Extras 13b 9lb 0w 4nb 26  
 Total 115.1 overs (all out) 401  

 Bowler  Fall of wickets:
 W P U J C Vaas 26.0  93   1-43 [ J L Langer, 49 mins]
 D N T Zoysa 3.3  23   2-60 [ M L Hayden, 34 mins]
 T T Samaraweera 14.3  38   3-96 [ D R Martyn, 45 mins]
 M Muralitharan 37.1  123   4-217 [ R T Ponting, 104 mins]
 H M R K B Herath 23.0  75   5-244 [ S M Katich, 48 mins]
 S T Jayasuriya 11.0  27   6-299 [ A C Gilchrist, 57 mins]
           7-376 [ S K Warne, 99 mins]
           8-380 [ J N Gillespie, 10 mins]
           9-387 [ M S Kasprowicz, 12 mins]
           10-401 [ D S Lehmann, 30 mins]

 Sri Lanka Innings
 Batsman Runs  Balls  4s  6s 
 M S Atapattu b M S Kasprowicz 118  219  19 
 S T Jayasuriya c J N Gillespie b D S Lehmann 71  78 
 K C Sangakkara c A C Gilchrist b D S Lehmann 22  39 
 D P M D Jayawardene c A C Gilchrist b J N Gillespie 29  72 
 T M Dilshan b J N Gillespie
 H P Tillakaratne not out 74  201  10 
 T T Samaraweera c A C Gilchrist b J N Gillespie 41  84 
 W P U J C Vaas b S K Warne 24  31 
 D N T Zoysa st A C Gilchrist b D S Lehmann
 H M R K B Herath c D R Martyn b S K Warne 26 
 M Muralitharan c S K Warne b M S Kasprowicz 11 
 Extras 4b 7lb 1w 2nb 14  
 Total 127.1 overs (all out) 407  

 Bowler  Fall of wickets:
 J N Gillespie 23.0  96   1-134 [ S T Jayasuriya, 114 mins]
 M S Kasprowicz 22.1  58   2-175 [ K C Sangakkara, 52 mins]
 B A Williams 19.0  48   3-240 [ D P M D Jayawardene, 87 mins]
 S K Warne 36.0  115   4-240 [ T M Dilshan, 2 mins]
 D S Lehmann 19.0  50   5-256 [ M S Atapattu, 28 mins]
 S M Katich 8.0  29   6-327 [ T T Samaraweera, 131 mins]
           7-378 [ W P U J C Vaas, 62 mins]
           8-381 [ D N T Zoysa, 7 mins]
           9-390 [ H M R K B Herath, 27 mins]
           10-407 [ M Muralitharan, 15 mins]

 Australia Second Innings
 Batsman Runs  Balls  4s  6s 
 J L Langer b W P U J C Vaas 166  295  13 
 M L Hayden lbw b W P U J C Vaas 28  31 
 R T Ponting c T T Samaraweera b H M R K B Herath 20  36 
 J N Gillespie c D P M D Jayawardene b M Muralitharan
 D R Martyn lbw b H M R K B Herath
 D S Lehmann c K C Sangakkara b M Muralitharan
 S M Katich lbw b M Muralitharan 86  214 
 A C Gilchrist not out 31  41 
 S K Warne c T T Samaraweera b H M R K B Herath
 M S Kasprowicz run out
 B A Williams c and b H M R K B Herath
 Extras 11b 11lb 4w 6nb 32  
 Total 106.2 overs (all out) 375  

 Bowler  Fall of wickets:
 W P U J C Vaas 21.0  61   1-40 [ M L Hayden, 55 mins]
 D N T Zoysa 12.0  54   2-79 [ R T Ponting, 48 mins]
 M Muralitharan 29.0  93   3-80 [ J N Gillespie, 6 mins]
 H M R K B Herath 24.2  92   4-89 [ D R Martyn, 15 mins]
 T T Samaraweera 15.0  40   5-98 [ D S Lehmann, 6 mins]
 S T Jayasuriya 4.0  13   6-316 [ J L Langer, 279 mins]
 T M Dilshan 1.0   7-341 [ S M Katich, 28 mins]
           8-346 [ S K Warne, 8 mins]
           9-368 [ M S Kasprowicz, 15 mins]
           10-375 [ B A Williams, 11 mins]

 Sri Lanka Second Innings
 Batsman Runs  Balls  4s  6s 
 M S Atapattu b M S Kasprowicz 14  48 
 S T Jayasuriya c S M Katich b D S Lehmann 51  83 
 T T Samaraweera st A C Gilchrist b D S Lehmann 53  126 
 D P M D Jayawardene c A C Gilchrist b D S Lehmann 37  99 
 K C Sangakkara b S K Warne 27  27 
 T M Dilshan c D R Martyn b S K Warne 31  44 
 H P Tillakaratne lbw b J N Gillespie 17  61 
 W P U J C Vaas lbw b S K Warne 38 
 D N T Zoysa b S K Warne 15 
 H M R K B Herath lbw b M S Kasprowicz 20 
 M Muralitharan not out
 Extras 4b 1lb 1w 2nb 8  
 Total 93.4 overs (all out) 248  

 Bowler  Fall of wickets:
 J N Gillespie 18.0  38   1-45 [ M S Atapattu, 62 mins]
 M S Kasprowicz 16.4  37   2-92 [ S T Jayasuriya, 66 mins]
 S K Warne 33.0  11  92   3-156 [ T T Samaraweera, 107 mins]
 B A Williams 5.0  19   4-181 [ D P M D Jayawardene, 25 mins]
 D S Lehmann 17.0  42   5-191 [ K C Sangakkara, 10 mins]
 S M Katich 4.0  15   6-232 [ T M Dilshan, 45 mins]
           7-245 [ H P Tillakaratne, 38 mins]
           8-247 [ D N T Zoysa, 18 mins]
           9-248 [ W P U J C Vaas, 21 mins]
           10-248 [ H M R K B Herath, 7 mins]

Umpires: S A Bucknor, D L Orchard

Sri Lanka
H P Tillakaratne, M S Atapattu, K C Sangakkara, S T Jayasuriya, H M R K B Herath, D P M D Jayawardene, T M Dilshan, W P U J C Vaas, D N T Zoysa, T T Samaraweera, M Muralitharan

Australia
R T Ponting, A C Gilchrist, J L Langer, M L Hayden, D R Martyn, D S Lehmann, S M Katich, S K Warne, J N Gillespie, M S Kasprowicz, B A Williams
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